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Top 5 Bands to Watch at Maryland Deathfest

Top 5 Bands to Watch at Maryland Deathfest

When the four-day Maryland Deathfest kicks off in Baltimore this Thursday, May 26, metalheads will have an overwhelming number of bands to check out. To help point you in the right direction, we asked Brooklyn heavy metal die-hards Tooth and Weibs—members of the band Natur and hosts of East Village Radio‘s Metal Inquisition Radio Show—to […]

Cathedral Announce Final Show

Cathedral Announce Final Show

Long-running English doom rockers Cathedral have announced their final show will take place at The Forum in Kentish Town, London, on December 3, 2011. Support will come from Swedish heavy metal defenders Grand Magus, legendary cult English prog-rockers Comus and, also from England, classic rockers Gentleman’s Pistols. “It’s just time to move on and leave […]

Morbus Chron Announce New Album

Morbus Chron Announce New Album

Swedish death metal purists Morbus Chron have chosen Sleepers in the Rift as the title of their upcoming debut album. The cover was painted by Spanish fantasy artist Raul Gonzalez, who has previously worked with bands such as Deceased and Abraxas. View the cover below. Sleepers in the Rift was recorded between November 15-19, 2010 […]

Necrodeath to Release Retrospective CD

Necrodeath to Release Retrospective CD

Long-running Italian death-thrash band Necrodeath have announced their definitive retrospective CD, The Age of Fear, which is due out in North America on June 14 via Scarlet Records. The 15-track anthology features tracks spanning every album in the band’s discography, starting with 1987′s debut album, Into The Macabre, through their latest release, Old Skull. In […]

Gallhammer Launch Mini-Site with Free MP3 Download

Gallhammer Launch Mini-Site with Free MP3 Download

Japanese doom bringers Gallhammer have launched a mini-site in anticipation of their forthcoming album, The End. The mini-site contains an album teaser, desktop background, free song download, and more. Click here to access the mini site. The End, Gallhammer’s third studio album, will hit stores in May 31st on Peaceville Records. The forthcoming record can […]

Aura Noir Announce North American Tour

Aura Noir Announce North American Tour

Norwegian blackened thrash metal masters Aura Noir have announced its first-ever North American tour titled “Black Thrash Over North America.” The 11-city trek will kick off on May 27th at the coveted Maryland Deathfest in Baltimore and will conclude in Mexico City on June 11th. Check below for complete list of dates. Aura Noir formed […]

Drawn and Quartered Sign with Nuclear Winter Records

Drawn and Quartered Sign with Nuclear Winter Records

Seattle-based death metal horde Drawn and Quartered have joined the ranks of Greece’s Nuclear Winter Records. The label released the following statement: “We are extremely proud to release the new album of this amazing American band that has been inexplicably overseen until now. Expect one of the best Blasphemous Darkened Death Metal albums that you’ve […]

Cauldron Release New Music Video

Cauldron Release New Music Video

Canadian heavy metal power trio Cauldron have released the video for their new single, “All or Nothing,” taken from the band’s sophomore album, Burning Fortune. Watch the clip below. Commented singer/bassist Jason Decay: “The video is basically a concentrated day, or a final straw in the life of Cauldron. We based the concept around the […]

Opeth Parts Ways with Keyboardist

Opeth Parts Ways with Keyboardist

Keyboardist Per Wiberg has been relieved of his duties as a member of Swedish progressive metal band Opeth as part of a mutual decision within the band. Keyboard duties on upcoming tours will be handled by an as-yet named musician who is already rehearsing with the band. Said musician’s identity will be released at a […]

Heathen Announce Temporary Drummer for Upcoming Tour

Heathen Announce Temporary Drummer for Upcoming Tour

Former Slayer and Testament drummer Jon Dette will fill in for drummer Darren Minter of cult Bay Area thrash band Heathen during the group’s upcoming North American tour with legendary German thrashers Destruction and Texas-based thrash act Warbeast. Commented Heathen: “Darren is unable to join us on the North American tour due to previous work […]